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Space, place, and power in modern Russia

Mark Bassin

Space, place, and power in modern Russia

essays in the new spatial history

by Mark Bassin

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Published by Northern Illinois University Press in DeKalb .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Mark Bassin, Christopher Ely, Melissa K. Stockdale
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK18 .S667 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24523412M
ISBN 10087580425X
ISBN 109780875804255
LC Control Number2010004816
OCLC/WorldCa497574295

  The revolutions may attract the most attention, but Stalin's dictatorship is an equally important subject for both Russian and European histories. This book is a good general history of the period and particular effort is made to place Stalin in context with Russia both before and after his rule, as well as with Lenin. Indeed, modern Russia's quest for respect is so intense that it's ensured that it's warped the world view of citizens and policymakers alike, casting everything in 19th-century terms, with winners Author: Anna Nemtsova.   By the mids, the U.S.-Soviet Cold War had worked its way into the fabric of everyday life in both countries, fueled by the arms race and the growing threat of nuclear weapons, wide-ranging. Russia has sought to design and build architecture to entice the rest of the world by investing in its own future. Recent developments such as the economic crash and a somewhat undesirable political stands have deterred the claim of Russian rise. Again we can establish some similarities between the architecture of Soviet and Modern day Russia.


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